Roadside Attraction in Abita Springs & the North Shore

Abita Mystery House

Maybe it was the stuffed alligator-dog-monster, or the psychedelic mural art, or the paint by numbers paintings, or the River Road dioramas, or the comb collection, but as far as roadside attractions go, the Mystery…
Brewery in Abita Springs & the North Shore

Abita Brewery Tasting Room

The waters once attracted visitors to Abita Springs, 45 miles north of New Orleans on the shore of Lake Pontchartrain – now beer does. Abita Brewery produced its first microbrew (using spring water) in 1986; today, …
State Park in Abita Springs & the North Shore

Fontainebleau State Park

This lush, pretty state park is a quilt of forest, marshland and waterfront ecosystems strung together by a series of attractive walking and cycling trails. It's a good, green escape from New Orleans and beloved by …